Posters on display in Strathfield Library

Monday, May 15th, 2017

Strathfield Design students created posters exploring the influence typefaces have had on modernist art or design movements. Basing their design on research into their chosen style, they produced a poster advertising a modernist art exhibition with type as one of the major design elements. These are on display on the ground floor at ...

UPDATE: ACU Strathfield Campus Library open as normal on Saturday 22 April

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

UPDATE: ACU Strathfield Campus Library : Power Outage originally scheduled  on Saturday 22/4/17 has been postponed . The library will open as normal from 12 to 5pm.   Have questions? Please contact us!

ACU Strathfield Campus Library : Power disruption Saturday 8th April

Friday, April 7th, 2017

Due to a scheduled power outage from 8am-2pm on Saturday 8th April, ACU Strathfield campus library may be delayed in opening until approximately 2pm. The library will close at 5pm. Please contact the Library on Saturday to confirm opening hours. Online services will still be available off-campus through databases and subject guides.      

A patch above

Monday, November 9th, 2015

Think of the word patchwork and chances are it brings to mind something old that needs repair to last a little longer. The petite quilts currently displayed on level 3 of Strathfield Campus Library defy this notion in their novelty, but their beauty will see them being treasured and enduring. Sewing ...

Tech Expo at Strathfield

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Last week visitors were surprised to see a Game of Thrones-style chair in the entrance to Strathfield Campus Library, which was a show piece for the Medieval Fayre library festivities. This week we have an outdoor buffet serving table with an inbuilt cooler capacious enough to keep any large gathering ...

Medieval Fayre at Strathfield

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

Visitors entering Strathfield Campus Library are looking a little perplexed. And with good reason. Pride of place in the entry is a silver, sword-festooned chair. No, we’re not road-testing new student furniture: the chair is a show piece for the Medieval Fayre which is taking place on campus on Saturday, ...

Strathfield Campus Library opens its doors on the past

Friday, September 11th, 2015

Strathfield Campus Library is gearing up for Open Day on Saturday September 12 which, this year, coincides with celebrations for ACU’s 25th anniversary. The library has prepared a display to mark the occasion which enables prospective students and their families to learn about the development of the university and campus. Commemorative ...

Snap, crackle, pop and stop: at Strathfield

Friday, May 15th, 2015

From providing frames for selfies to simulating a pile of burning books, bubble-wrapping tables and chairs, and creating no-go signs, students from Sculpture and Object Design at ACU Strathfield Campus are generating a buzz. Two groups of students chose the Library as the site for the installation of artworks. One group, ...

Rotary Pride of Workmanship Award

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

She is the quiet achiever, known to many staff and students at Strathfield campus library as the warm, friendly and extremely helpful librarian. What many do not know about Bernice McIntyre is that she has given 21 years of outstanding service at ACU, including her tireless commitment and contribution to ...

Technology student works on display at Strathfield Library

Monday, December 1st, 2014

On October 23, 2014 an exhibition showcasing end of year projects created by students enrolled in TECH307: Design and Technology Internship was launched at the Strathfield Campus Library. A variety of food, resistant materials and textiles works were on display on Level 3. Technology teaching staff joined parents to congratulate students ...